This said, he sat; and expectation held His look suspence, awaiting who appeer'd To second, or oppose, or undertake The perilous attempt: but all sat mute, Pondering the danger with deep thoughts; & each In others count'nance red his own dismay Astonisht: none
among the choice and prime Of those Heav'n-warring Champions could be found So hardie as to proffer or accept Alone the dreadful voyage; till at last SATAN, whom now transcendent glory rais'd Above his fellows, with Monarchal pride Conscious of highest worth, unmov'd thus spake.
Pushing my hand through the hole in the lid I drew it out full, not of diamonds, but of gold pieces, of a shape that none
of us had seen before, and with what looked like Hebrew characters stamped upon them.
Occasionally one would raise his shrill scream or thunderous roar in answering challenge to the savage din of the anthropoids, but none
came near to investigate or attack, for the great apes, assembled in all the power of their numbers, filled the breasts of their jungle neighbors with deep respect.
All observed how irritable and cross she had become since her last burst of laughter; but none
the less obstinately did she stick to her absurd whim about this new game.
There was little haggling as to price, and none
at all when Vas Kor was placed upon the block.
Then with equal futility he tried several native dialects but to none
of these did the man respond.
The girl did not reply, nor would she speak again, for all his threats and rage, for she knew now that none
in all Manator dared harm her save O-Tar, the jeddak, and after a while the padwar left, taking his men with him.
of us knows how, and it ain't our business, but he spends most of his time in the public-house and he seems to have taken a fancy for night sailing alone, which to my mind, and there are others of us as say the same, ain't none
too healthy an occupation.
Indeed, of all the things which he had seen yet in the world to surprise him there was none
more strange than the hate which class appeared to bear to class.
Many friends have offered to pay for him, but Shylock will have none
of their gold.
Tarzan witnessed strange things that night, none
of which he understood, and, perhaps because they were strange, he thought that they must have to do with the God he could not understand.
cries Maclachlan; "do not I know Mrs Fitzpatrick very well, and don't I see that the lady, whom the gentleman who stands here in his shirt is lying in bed with, is none